Board of
Directors

BJC is supported by several Baptist organizations in the United States, and our board of directors is composed of representatives from each of those denominational groups. BJC is also supported by thousands of churches and individuals across the country.

Our Board

Paul Baxley—Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Todd Blake—Baptist General Association of Virginia
C. Lynn Brinkley—Religious Liberty Council
Charles Cates—Religious Liberty Council
Valoria L. Cheek (Treasurer)—American Baptist Churches USA
David Cooke—Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Andrew Daugherty—Religious Liberty Council
Brian Ford—Baptist General Convention of Missouri (Churchnet)
Andrew Gardner—Baptist General Association of Virginia
Daniel Glaze—Religious Liberty Council
Jeffrey Haggray—American Baptist Churches USA
Dan Hamil (Chair)—North American Baptists, Inc.
James Hopkins—American Baptist Churches USA
Perry Hopper—American Baptist Churches USA
Glen Howie—North American Baptists, Inc.
Dwight Jessup—Converge
Elizabeth Mangham Lott—Religious Liberty Council
Rebecca Mathis—Religious Liberty Council
Madison McClendon—Religious Liberty Council
Emily Hull McGee—CBF of North Carolina
Jacqueline Baugh Moore (Vice Chair)—Religious Liberty Council
James Perkins—Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.
Tyrone Pitts—Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.
Curtis Ramsey-Lucas—American Baptist Churches USA
Stephen Reeves—Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
Gus Reyes—Baptist General Convention of Texas
Jesse Rincones (Secretary)—Religious Liberty Council
Nelson Roos—Religious Liberty Council
Jason Smith—Alliance of Baptists
Jenny Smith—Religious Liberty Council
Wallace Charles Smith—Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc.
Mica Strother—Religious Liberty Council
Megan Thomas-Clapp—Baptist General Association of Virginia
Philip Thompson—North American Baptists, Inc.
Samuel C. Tolbert, Jr.—National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc.
John Upton, Jr.—Baptist General Association of Virginia
Steve Vernon—Baptist General Convention of Texas
Gary Walker—Religious Liberty Council

Amanda Tyler
Executive Director

Christine Browder
Associate Director of Mobilization

Cherilyn Crowe
Director of Communications

Taryn Deaton
Senior Director of Development and Strategy

Carlton Gay
Executive Assistant

Jennifer Hawks
Associate General Counsel

Holly Hollman
General Counsel and Associate Executive Director

Jaziah Masters
Education and Mobilization Assistant

Ilana Ostrin
Associate Director of Communications

Danielle Tyler
Development Manager

Charles Watson Jr.
Director of Education

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Internships

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